MKS Instruments, Inc. provides instruments, subsystems, and process control solutions that measure, control, power, deliver, monitor, and analyze critical parameters of manufacturing processes worldwide. The company has market cap of $5.05 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Vacuum & Analysis and Light & Motion. It has a 16.64 P/E ratio. The Vacuum & Analysis segment provides analytical and control solutions products, including gas analyzers, automation control products, IO modules, automation software, data analytics software, and precision machined components and electromechanical assemblies; and materials delivery solutions products comprising flow and valve technologies, as well as integrated pressure measurement and control subsystems to provide clients with precise control capabilities that are optimized for a given application.
Voloridge Investment Management Llc decreased Hasbro Inc (HAS) stake by 42.42% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Voloridge Investment Management Llc sold 76,638 shares as Hasbro Inc (HAS)’s stock rose 2.59%. The Voloridge Investment Management Llc holds 104,014 shares with $11.60 million value, down from 180,652 last quarter. Hasbro Inc now has $11.43 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.42% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $91.75. About 534,266 shares traded. Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) has risen 19.06% since December 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.36% the S&P500.
Voloridge Investment Management Llc increased Ingredion Inc (NYSE:INGR) stake by 77,263 shares to 82,237 valued at $9.80 million in 2017Q2. It also upped Msc Indl Direct Inc (NYSE:MSM) stake by 40,366 shares and now owns 73,418 shares. Weight Watchers Intl Inc New (NYSE:WTW) was raised too.
Analysts await Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) to report earnings on February, 5. They expect $1.84 EPS, up 12.20% or $0.20 from last year’s $1.64 per share. HAS’s profit will be $229.18 million for 12.47 P/E if the $1.84 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.09 actual EPS reported by Hasbro, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -11.96% negative EPS growth.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.1 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.12, from 1.22 in 2017Q1. It dived, as 41 investors sold HAS shares while 168 reduced holdings. 70 funds opened positions while 186 raised stakes. 95.65 million shares or 1.08% less from 96.70 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Magnetar Fincl Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 18,608 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. The Virginia-based Burney Co has invested 0.25% in Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS). Cincinnati Fin stated it has 1.45% of its portfolio in Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS). Savings Bank Of America De accumulated 5.45 million shares. Qs Invsts Llc holds 0% or 1,603 shares. Glg Ltd Liability Corporation reported 4,626 shares. 5,797 are held by Federated Invsts Pa. Andra Ap invested in 42,600 shares or 0.12% of the stock. Bahl And Gaynor Incorporated holds 903,092 shares. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale accumulated 11,366 shares. First Manhattan holds 0.01% or 13,506 shares. 127,249 were accumulated by Hsbc Public Ltd Company. 4,868 were reported by Everence Cap Management Inc. Ny State Teachers Retirement Systems invested 0.05% in Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS). Sigma Invest Counselors Inc reported 3,000 shares stake.
Among 18 analysts covering Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 39% are positive. Hasbro Inc. had 53 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, November 27, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, September 16 by Sterne Agee CRT. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Thursday, January 26 by Monness Crespi & Hardt. On Tuesday, October 13 the stock rating was maintained by M Partners with “Neutral”. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Monday, September 11. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of HAS in report on Monday, October 23 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Hold” rating by Wells Fargo on Tuesday, October 24. Piper Jaffray downgraded the shares of HAS in report on Monday, November 28 to “Neutral” rating. The company was maintained on Tuesday, April 12 by Jefferies. PiperJaffray upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Tuesday, July 19 report.
Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $18,238 activity.
Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel Llc holds 3.22% of its portfolio in MKS Instruments, Inc. for 410,275 shares. Mitchell Capital Management Co owns 74,416 shares or 1.91% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Needham Investment Management Llc has 1.86% invested in the company for 104,000 shares. The Massachusetts-based De Burlo Group Inc has invested 1.47% in the stock. Phocas Financial Corp., a California-based fund reported 186,320 shares.
Ratings analysis reveals 100% of MKS Instruments’s analysts are positive. Out of 3 Wall Street analysts rating MKS Instruments, 3 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 0 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $59.0 while the high is $75.0. The stock’s average target of $66 is -29.07% below today’s ($93.05) share price. MKSI was included in 3 notes of analysts from October 12, 2016. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, January 24 by Dougherty & Company. The stock of MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) earned “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, October 12. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Wednesday, November 23.
The stock decreased 1.22% or $1.15 during the last trading session, reaching $93.05. About 424,618 shares traded. MKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI) has risen 119.33% since December 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 102.63% the S&P500.
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